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United States Army
Transportation Division (Personal Property)
Fort Irwin, CA 92310
Policies and rules for shipping pets vary at each installation. It’s important to understand the regulations, prohibitions and laws at your new installation before moving with a pet. Below, you’ll find installation-specific details for registering, boarding and transporting your pet.
All kennel facilities require the owner to verify their animal is current on required vaccinations (Rabies and distemper, parvo combination vaccine) and the majority of facilities require the Bordetella vaccine every 6 to 12 months. Requirements vary by location.
The policies at hotels and lodging facilities in Barstow vary. Some facilities do not allow pets; others allow pets depending on how many, the type and whether they are housebroken. Please ask for hotel policies while making your reservation.
The Landmark Inn Hotel (on-post) will only allow pets if the boarding facility on post, Paws & Claws is full. A statement of non-availability from the kennel must be provided to the Landmark Inn prior to bringing a pet to the hotel. For animals that are allowed to stay at the Landmark Inn a $25 fee per pet per night is charged.
Contact information for Paws & Claws:
Bldg 978 Inner Loop, Fort Irwin CA 92310; Phone: 760-380-7387
Pet Friendly Lodging Facilities in Barstow, CA:
Best Western Desert Villa Inn -1984 East Main Street, Barstow, CA; Phone: 760-256-1781 (~$15/pet/night)
Holiday Inn Express - 2700 Lenwood Rd, Barstow, CA; Phone: (760) 253-9200 (~$25/pet/night)
Fort Irwin Veterinary Treatment Facility
Bldg 977 Critter Pathway, Fort Irwin, CA 92310; Phone: 760-380-3025
Do not leave your pet unattended in a vehicle. It is a crime to leave a pet alone in a car in the state of California.
Traveling with pets
For all international or domestic travel contact your on-post veterinarian for travel requirements. International travel preparations typically need to begin a few months in advance. For domestic travel health certificates are required for air travel (good for 10 days) and for ground travel (good for 30 days).